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|1999 Ford F-150 Lariat 5.4L mil lamp VIN: 1FTRX18L1X
Truck came in after other shop has install cluster due to check engine light not working.So perform voltage test at cluster has ground on pin 1,white connector and 12v at pin#2,#10,#11 the black connector pin #17 is ground,i see that the cluster takes about 15...
|1999 Ford F-350 Super Duty Lariat 5.4L Cracked Case VIN: 1FTSX31L5X
4r100 cracked case at rear area of transmission,about 3-4inches before the transfer case adapter. Almost all the way around the top of trans. Leaks fluid. The first trans cracked at bell housing traveling down the interstate. No fluid lost at this time. Instal...
|2004 Ford F-250 Super Duty Lariat 6.0L hard binding VIN: 1FTNW21P14
truck came in with broken pitman arm shaft on gearbox. cust was driving slow straight right after startup and turned wheel and kept going straight. replaced steering box and flushed system, have brakes but no power steering. when acellerate will have power and...
|2010 Ford F-150 STX 4.6L MIL Lamp on VIN: 1FTEX1E81A
Hi guys have a 2010 ford f-150 4.6 vin8 pickup in mil light on runs fine. Pulled 2 codes, p0171 p0174 both banks lean. Check fuel pressure 60psi. Check freeze frame vehicle was at 1800 rpm 49 mph, both long term trims max. Out at 29.7% short trim bank 1 9.3% b... Trouble codes: P0171 (Lean condition bank 1), P0174 (Lean condition bank 2)
Fixes & Summaries for Ford
|2002 Ford F-250 Super Duty XL 5.4L Heating VIN: 1FTNF21L72
SORRY FOR THE DELAY. WE FINALLY FIXED IT, AIR WAS TRAPPED IN THE 2 LOWER HOSES OF THE OIL COOLER, WE CLAMPED THEM OFF AND TEST DROVE THE TRUCK, SAME RESULT WHILE IT WAS RUNNING WE REMOVED ONE CLAMP AND THE COOLANT PUKED AND YOU COULD SEE THE HOSES VIBRATE. REM...
|2003 Ford F-350 Super Duty XLT 6.0L suspension VIN: 1FTWW33P93
Thank you to all who have helped with their replies. As all of you experienced technicians know sounds and rattles can unfortunately torture us all. My technicians and myself performed extensive testing on this vehicle. We found the springs would start resonat...
|2005 Ford F-150 FX4 5.4L no start VIN: 1FTPW14585
I have replaced the computer with a used one and programmed it. Two cold days and all is good.I did pull the old computer apart and it had a large BGA ball grid array IC.Which is probably where the problem was.I was not comfortable re-balling it.So I got anoth...
|2006 Ford Fusion SE 2.3L No Start VIN: 3FAFP07Z36
going back with loud light[high draw light bulb] with throttle plugged in found a small drop on ignition circuit from fuse 42 in underhood panel. checked with meter 9.9 volts while rest had 12volts, ran new wire from fuse box all is well with this one. The dro...
|2008 Ford F-350 Super Duty XL 6.4L Engine VIN: 1FTWW31R18
Well, my choices are Fixed or not fixed, so I chose fixed even though I am not sure. It has been an intermittent problem that rears up randomly and of course it never failed in my shop. After taking it for many test drives and clearing the codes each time, the...
|2011 Ford F-350 Super Duty XL 6.7L Dome light VIN: 1FD8W3HT4B
For those who said "MUST BE PROGRAMMED WITH FORD PROGRAMMING", they were right. Had to take it to dealer and got the $100 hit even though all it needed was the simple CEI lock reset. Had the printed page showing the only step left was CEI lock reset. They also...